The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 217 196 209
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Permanent jobs citing FTP 3 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.053% 0.35% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 2.07% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 4
Average salary £25,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £33,200 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £37,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
FTP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
875 917 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.39% 16.75% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 789 745 790
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FTP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

FTP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FTP across the West Midlands region.

FTP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

FTP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FTP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

FTP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

FTP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire 0 1 £25,000 -
Worcestershire -3 1 £22,000 -30.15%
Warwickshire - 1 £50,000 -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing FTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FTP.

1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) ADSL
2 2 (33.33%) PSTN
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) SMTP
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) WordPress
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) Cacti
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) OmniPeek
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
3 1 (16.67%) Metadata Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Multicast
3 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing FTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (16.67%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) ADSL
1 2 (33.33%) PSTN
1 2 (33.33%) SMTP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
2 1 (16.67%) OmniPeek
2 1 (16.67%) Multicast
2 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
2 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Team Leader
1 2 (33.33%) Support Team Leader
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Website Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Swing
2 1 (16.67%) XHTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) B2B
1 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) SEO
1 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
1 1 (16.67%) Network Design
1 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
1 1 (16.67%) Network Management
1 1 (16.67%) Metadata Management
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
1 1 (16.67%) ActionScript
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (16.67%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
1 1 (16.67%) Cacti
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Radware
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk